OnePlus 8 Series: Top Features, Pricing, India Launch, Full Specs
OnePlus 8 series could launch on April 15, before the usual OnePlus launch schedule. The company will unveil two new smartphones under the OnePlus 8 series: OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro, followed by OnePlus 8 Lite in July.
OnePlus 8 series will see a few upgrades in terms of both design language and specifications.
From 120Hz display to quad rear cameras to faster Dash Charge, there’s a lot to look out for on OnePlus 8 devices.
Here’s what you need to know about upcoming the OnePlus 8 series: OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro.
OnePlus 8 will come with a glass body design featuring a 6.55-inch AMOLED Full HD+ display offering 90Hz refresh rate. OnePlus 8 Pro will be getting the best of the features of the lot. The device will come with a 6.5-inch AMOLED Quad HD+ display.
OnePlus 8 Pro screen will offer a 120Hz refresh rate in comparison.
OnePlus 8 Pro will offer a screen resolution of 3180 x 1440 pixels. It will have a similar glass built body on the out.
OnePlus 8 will run on Snapdragon 865 with 6GB, 8GB and 12GB RAM supporting 128GB or 256GB UFS 3.0 internal storage. The smartphone will run on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC with 8GB or 12GB LPDDR5 RAM.
The storage options will be between 128GB, 256GB or 512GB UFS 3.0 internal storage.
OnePlus 8 is said to feature a triple rear camera setup featuring a 48-megapixel main lens, a 16-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Upfront, OnePlus 8 will have a 32-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL GD1 sensor.
OnePlus 8 Pro is tipped to feature a quad rear camera setup including a 64-megapixel main camera, a 16-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 13-megapixel telephoto lens and a 3D ToF sensor.
Upfront, OnePlus 8 Pro will have a 32-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL GD1 sensor.
Battery, Fast Charging
The OnePlus device will pack a 4,000mAh battery supporting 30W fast charging. Wireless charging is yet to be confirmed. OnePlus 8 Pro will be backed by a larger 4,500mAh battery supporting 50W super fast charging with support for wireless charging.
Launch: OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro Launch In India
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro will launch on April 15. OnePlus 8 India launch and global launch is expected to happen on the same day, as it does every year. The company though is yet to officially confirm the OnePlus 8 launch.
The reports suggest a mid-April launch, though the recent COVID-19 outbreak may push the launch.
Pricing: OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro
The previous leaks hinted at the OnePlus 8 price starting at $549 (around Rs 39,400) for the base model. OnePlus 8 India price may start at Rs 37,999. OnePlus 8 Pro leaked price shows a starting tag of $799 (around Rs 56,950).
OnePlus 8 Pro India price may start at Rs 49,999.
Also, there are chances OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro may hike up the prices due to the upgrades, and OnePlus 8 Lite is said to be filling in the gap this year in the category.